Earth

19 September 2017

Late summer is typically hurricane season in the tropics, but what's the science behind these extreme systems?

22 August 2017

How can we eat for the benefit of our health, and for the planet's health too?

25 July 2017

What is it like to go thousands of metres beneath the waves?

25 July 2017

What kind of future awaits our oceans, and why should we care?

30 May 2017

Life started over 3.7 billion years ago, in an unrecognisable Earth.

28 February 2017

Does the Earth's tilt cause seasons?

21 February 2017

Climate affects the ability of the Amazon rainforest to store carbon after selective logging...

14 February 2017

Top tips on how to get your very own space rock...

18 November 2016

Could GPS give us more than just our location?

20 September 2016

Could the phases of the moon affect earthquakes?

22 August 2016

Find out how our ancestors first evolved to walk on land.

11 August 2016

Top tips to find your own hunk of space metal...

11 August 2016

Spot the difference: Meteor, meteorite, meteroid, comet, asteroid...

11 August 2016

Graihagh made it her mission to find out as much as possible about Connie's winnings. But first, how did Connie...

12 July 2016

Are diamonds little more than just a lump of coal?

12 July 2016

With so many people living on this planet is it time to think about conservation in terms of them?

06 June 2016

How do you age the earth's magnetic field? By recreating the centre of the earth.

23 May 2016

Can smart plastics grab salt from water in a cheap, sustainable way?

23 May 2016

With fresh water in short supply in many countries, can we take the salt out of the sea without breaking the energy...

23 May 2016

In the past, salt was so valuable it could change the course of history: now it provides a window into the Earth...

06 May 2016

You need phosphorus to live and we're running out. When will we start to see supplies dwindle and is there...

06 May 2016

Phosphorus is needed for crops to grow, so could we breed plants that don't need it? Or use bactieria to unlock...

06 May 2016

In 2050, we'll hit 'peak phosphorus' just when our population is at its highest and demand for food will...

11 April 2016

What are the different weapons in the fight against poaching, and can the battle ever be won?